“Frotanorte” Frota Oceanica Brasiliera S.A. and Another –v- Steamship Mutual Underwriting Association (Bermuda) Ltd.

Dominic Kendrick QC

[1996] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 461

Dominic Kendrick – Arbitration – Arbitrator – Appointment – Collision between plaintiffs’ vessel and another – P. & I. Club insured plaintiffs’ vessel for one fourth of collision liability – Running down clause – Claim against club – Whether parties agreed to arbitrate – Allegations of inordinate and inexcusable delay in prosecuting arbitration – Whether application to appoint arbitrator should be granted.

Date added: July 30th, 1996

Area of Expertise

Insurance & reinsurance
Shipping, admiralty & transport